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ABC
Jan 26, 2013 4:00am PST
the increasing tax rates on very high income earners in the united states. ♪ a dancer for money >> reporter: but if the 73-year-old singer is making the move to cut her tax bill, she'll probably never admit it. the u.s. government warns americans, renunciation of u.s. citizenship may have no uh affect whatsoever on his or her u.s. tax obligations. she wouldn't be the first celebrity to change nationalities. actor jgerard depardieu got his passport after loudly renouncing france and its tax hikes on its wealthiest citizens. even elizabeth taylor made a bid to keep her european income away from the irs in 1965. >> i am the earth mother. and you are all flops. >> reporter: apparently couldn't go through with the renunciation oath. as for turner, whether she's making the move for love or money -- ♪ you don't have to worry >> reporter: it seems she'll have more of both in switzerland. and we reached out to turner's reps. but so far, no comment. turner speaks fluent german, has passed a local civic test and just needs a stamp of approval before becoming a swiss citizen. >> moving to a neutral c
ABC
Jan 27, 2013 4:00am PST
,000 in legal fees for her defense attorney jose baez. in addition to over $200,000 in back tax, fees and penalties. according to the courts the aim of seeking chapter 7 bankruptcy protection is to be discharged of ex-ing debts essentially to get a fresh financial start, a fresh start. which is something casey anthony is certainly no stranger to. and cbs affiliate kpho reports that anthony spoke with one of their anchors and called the filing "the next step towards closure." >>> popular snacks including devil dogs, ring dings and yodels will soon or could soon be back on store shelves. the maker of little debbie snack cakes is reportedly the leading bidder to buy those from hostess for up to $30 million. hostess still hasn't announced a lead bid for its most iconic treat, the twinkie, so the twinkie's fate is still up in the air. i'm sure that will be settled. >>> finally, an unexpected visitor greeted a delay or created a delay at a college basketball saturday. it was a bat, a bat 234r50iing around the bradley center, there you see it in milwaukee. it sent players and coaches scrambl
ABC
Jan 25, 2013 4:00am PST
to pull something. >> the squatter simply had to file a legal notice, pay taxes and liens and openly live in the house. if the original owner does not object and the bank does not take action, the house is legally his in seven years. >>> an uninvited visitor caused quite a buzz at the white house. a pesky fly decided to hover around president obama's face as he was announcing his nomination for the s.e.c. it even landed for a moment right in his forehead. but this fly got a presidential pardon, unlike the one he famously splattered during an interview four years ago. >>> and from l.a., a rescue worthy of hollywood. it featured a small dog and a somewhat elaborate zip line system. somehow the pooch had gotten on to a small island in l.a.'s mcarthur park. it was shivering in the rain. so, after considering several options, the rescue squad set up the zip line. no one knows who owns the dog. it doesn't have a microchip. >>> and turning to england. a woman fell straight into a canal, that's right, while texting as she walked. she admitted she wasn't paying attention and claimed that the canal
ABC
Jan 30, 2013 1:40am PST
, it was down in january because folks took a hit with that payroll tax cut expiring and social security taxes. >> i wonder, the banks have these strict guidelines now. much stricter than before because of the huge banking debacle. so i wonder are they lending money to folks who want to buy a home. that's going to be an issue. >> that always helps spur things on. the bank loosens its grip on the green. and the federal reserve expected to release a statement that could have an impact on the markets in terms of their latest economic outlook. so stay tuned for that. >>> oil giant bp and the justice department have agreed to a record settlement in connection with the 2010 gulf oil disaster. in addition to paying $4 billion in penalties, the company agreed to plead guilty to manslaughter for the deaths of 11 workers on the deep water horizon rig. bp could pay billions more in environmental damage. >>> another financial headline for you. there could be a big change coming to youtube. a paid subscription service. users would pay to access programs on youtube channel. the fees are said to be somewhere
ABC
Jan 25, 2013 7:00am PST
, and when i do my taxes, i want to work with the professional tax software. >>> oh, yeah. it is deejay friday. we're having a good time. it is hot in here. we need to give you our answer to the pop quiz. question was, j.j. abrams. j.j. abrams will direct the new "star wars" movie. just agreed to do it. as you guys know, he is the creator of "alias" and "lost." this is interesting. he has a "star wars" connection. he got his start with harrison ford, writing the screenplay for "regarding henry." >> such a smart guy. >> congratulations, j.j. >>> well, moving on to an alarming story. it's about women going online and then discovering compromising photos of themselves that were intended to be private but then have been posted on a very public website by ex-boyfriends. as abc's bianna golodryga reports, a group of women in texas are fighting back with a lawsuit. >> i was at work monday. and a friend of mine called. >> reporter: it's the moment holly, a teacher's aide in texas, says her life became a living hell. >> she just said -- i about a website. it's pictures, explicit photos that peop
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 1:40am PST
checks are under way, they could immediately get right to work. but there would be fines and back taxes to pay and immigrants applying for permanent residency would have to get in line, the back of the line. citizenship could take as long as 15 years. for the first time ever, obtaining legal residency would mean having to speak english and pass a civics test. there would also be a beefed up border. >> i think after the election finally the country is realizing that you cannot have two classes of people in this country. >> reporter: foreign documented immigrants like sophia campos, it could mean no longer living in hiding. >> when an entire government is telling you blatantly that you are worth less than the person next to you, that hurts. it hurts your dignity more than anything. >> reporter: for the recent college grad, being undocumented means not knowing if she can get a job. for her babysitter mother, it means not being able to return to peru to visit sick family. you used the word in prison. >> it's a different kind of life. people who feel safe in this country and people who are l
ABC
Jan 31, 2013 1:40am PST
possession. under it a squatter can claim the property if they live there seven years and pay taxes on it. the 2012 taxes on that mansion? 39 grand, which i'm guessing he may not have. >> you know what? adverse possession has been around forever. you know? but he, it's interesting to me that he even knew about it. it is a bit obscure. you learn that first year in law school. >> he is smart. knew about it. >> he sure did. >> i don't blame him. >> i need to adversely possess real estate. >> aim high. aim high. >>> well, violent storms are slamming the east coast this morning, after leaving parts of the south and midwest in shambles. the giant system triggered two dozen tornadoes. one of them slammed northern georgia knocking out power, flipping over semi trucks and cars and damaging 100 homes. one man was killed when a tree crushed his trailer. another man died in tennessee. >> rough few days for weather. with that take a look at today's weather. strong storms from atlanta to new england. some morning downpours for d.c. and here in the big apple. lake-effect snow from michigan to upstate ne
ABC
Jan 24, 2013 7:00am PST
5. ♪ ♪ ♪ just add water. the everyday collection. by target. she said, "i haven't done my taxes for a few years." call. what's a few? she said, "i think it's eight." she showed up with four file boxes of paperwork. "here, take my stuff and figure it out." i will do that for you. it's a mental challenge. it's a puzzle. but getting you the maximum refund- that's what i'm here for. bring it on. >> abc7 news, good morning, i am eric thomas. the dove brown will deliver the state of the straight address if a little more than an hour. he says the economy is rebounding and is expected to lay out an ambitious and optimistic agenda. well carry the speech live on abc7 and stream it live on abc7news.com starting at 9:00. right now, mike has the forecast. >> the system to the south of live doppler 7 hd is starting to unwind. that mean we will have clouds and upper 30's to low 60's before the next chan of storms later this afternoon. after that, we get a break tomorrow. sue? >> heavy traffic. we have an early accident off on the shoulder but it is slow moving past lucas valley road and north
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